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Course Title[Course Code]:High Performance Computing[CS 618]

Faculty: Computers and Artificial Intelligence
Department: Computer Science
Program: Computer Science
Compulsory / Elective:Elective
Postgraduate(Master-Not Available)
Hours:
Lecture:( 3 ) Practical / Clinical:( - ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
An in-depth study of the state-of-the-art in high performance computing. Topics include parallel computer architectures, programming paradigms, and their applications. Parallel architectures include PC clusters, shared-memory multiprocessors, distributed-memory multiprocessors, and multithreaded architectures. Parallel programming paradigms include message passing interface (MPI), its second-generation MPI-2, and multithreaded programming. Applications include computational science and high performance Web and database servers for Internet-based electronic commerce.